Why Brussels is best in December

Brussels is often written off as a “must-visit” city in Europe. With nearby Paris and Amsterdam, Brussels tends to be skipped over. My expectations were pretty low for Brussels, but I was pleasantly surprised with how beautiful (and tasty!) this city is. If you are still hesitant, grab a cup of coffee (this is a …

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The best spot to sleep in Pisa, Italy

Headed to Italy soon? If you’re flying within Europe and want to visit Tuscany the cheapest airport is likely to be Pisa. Now, we all know Pisa for the leaning tower. And, while I’m sure it’s a cool spot, we fell in love with Pisa for a different reason. It was our last day of …

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Perfect day in the Isle of Skye, Scotland

When we were planning our trip to Scotland, I stumbled across a blog from Sugar and Soul and knew that we had to make the Isle of Skye a part of our trip. White sand beaches, turquoise sea, rolling green mountains, and tranquil creeks and waterfalls dotting the landscape give the Isle of Skye the appearance of another …

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The Perfect Day in the Rioja Wine Region

Over the past two years, we’ve traveled a LOT. Despite exploring many unique “off-the-beaten-track” regions we were never “wowed” by anything. We loved a lot of places, but never visited a place that we were 100% certain we would be back. Enter Spain. I’m gutted that we waited until our last month in Europe to explore this beautiful …

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20 Perfect Gifts for Every Traveler in your Life (for every budget!)

Shopping for someone with itchy feet can be challenging (I know I have to shop for one every year..). But, this fearless guide will equip you with the perfect list of gifts for all of the travelers in your life — photographers, frequent flyers, home decor geeks, and even those friends who drag you through foreign cities with …

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Horseback Riding in the Dublin Mountains

When I was a kid my dad sent me off to horseback riding camp for the summer. I fell in love with every part of horseback riding (except cleaning the stalls!) and will never forget the euphoric feeling I got while riding through the woods in Georgia. Surprisingly, until a few weeks ago I hadn’t …

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